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La Porte City Native Mike Powell Prepares to Fight MMA World Champion

Tomorrow night, La Porte City native Mike Powell will be in the cage with one of the world's best mix martial arts fighters, Wilson Reis of Brazil in a bout in Atlantic City.

The 38 year-old Powell has been competing in MMA for just one year-- but has an 11 and 1 record.

Powell who wrestled in high school and college--says he started doing mixed martial arts only to show his son anything is possible.

Powell vs Reis can be seen on gofight.tv

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